Service Listings

Choral services are sung by the Boy Choristers and Lay Clerks unless otherwise indicated.

Saturday, 25th March 2017

THE ANNUNCIATION OF OUR LORD TO THE BLESSED VIRGIN MARY

  • 07.40 - Morning Prayer
  • 08.00 - Holy Communion
  • 12.00 - Holy Communion
  • 17.30 - Evening Prayer

    in the Lady Chapel

  • 19.30 - Concert: The Waynflete Singers

    Tickets and information

Sunday, 26th March 2017

THE FOURTH SUNDAY OF LENT - MOTHERING SUNDAY

  • 08.00 - Holy Communion
  • 09.45 - Bible and Breakfast

    With Canon Roly Further Information

  • 09.45 - MATTINS

    Choral services today are sung by Quorum
    Responses: Reading
    Benedicite: Sumsion
    Anthem: Bruckner Os justi
    Sermon: Canon Mark Collinson

  • 11.00 - SUNG EUCHARIST

    President: Canon Roland Riem
    Homily: Canon Sue Wallace
    Setting: Byrd Mass for four voices
    Coffee is available in the South Nave Aisle after this service

  • 15.30 - EVENSONG

    Responses: Reading
    Canticles: Brewer in D
    Anthem: Bruckner Christus factus est

  • 18.00 - Taizé Service
Monday, 27th March 2017

  • 07.40 - Morning Prayer
  • 08.00 - Holy Communion
  • 17.30 - Evening Prayer
Tuesday, 28th March 2017

  • 07.40 - Morning Prayer
  • 08.00 - Holy Communion
  • 16.45 - Cathedral Stillness
  • 17.30 - EVENSONG

    Sung by the Chamber Choir of Farnborough Sixth Form College
    Responses: Tallis
    Canticles: Vaughan Williams in C
    Anthem: Elgar Ave verum corpus

Wednesday, 29th March 2017

  • 07.40 - Morning Prayer
  • 08.00 - Holy Communion
  • 08.35 - Cathedral Stillness
  • 17.30 - Evening Prayer
  • 21.00 - Compline

    Sung by Index Cantorum

Thursday, 30th March 2017

  • 07.05 - Cathedral Stillness
  • 07.40 - Morning Prayer
  • 08.00 - Holy Communion
  • 12.00 - Holy Communion
  • 17.30 - Evening Prayer
Friday, 31st March 2017

  • 07.40 - Morning Prayer
  • 08.00 - Holy Communion
  • 17.30 - Evening Prayer
Saturday, 1st April 2017

  • 07:40 - Morning Prayer
  • 08.00 - Holy Communion
  • 17.30 - EVENSONG

    Sung by the Choir of Romsey Abbey
    Responses: Smith
    Canticles: Byrd Second Service
    Anthem: Batten Out of the deep

  • 19.30 - Concert: The Ashton Singers

    Tickets and information

Sunday, 2nd April 2017

The Fifth Sunday of Lent - Passiontide begins

  • 08.00 - Holy Communion
  • 09.45 - Bible and Breakfast

    With Canon Roly Further information

  • 09.45 - MATTINS

    Choral services today are sung by Guildford Chamber Choir
    Responses: Byrd
    Benedictus: Gibbons Short Service
    Anthem: Batten Lord, we beseech thee
    Sermon: Canon Mark Collinson

  • 11.00 - SUNG EUCHARIST

    President: Canon Sue Wallace
    Homily: The Dean
    Setting: Forbes Missa Secunda
    Motet: Morley Nolo mortem peccatoris
    Coffee is served in the South Nave Aisle after this service

  • 15.30 - EVENSONG

    Responses: Byrd
    Canticles: Greene in C
    Anthem: Boyce O where shall wisdom be found
    Sermon: Canon Gregory Clifton-Smith

Monday, 3rd April 2017

  • 07.40 - Morning Prayer
  • 08.00 - Holy Communion
  • 14.30 - Cathedral Intercession Group
  • 17.30 - Evening Prayer
Tuesday, 4th April 2017

  • 07.40 - Morning Prayer
  • 08.00 - Holy Communion
  • 14.00 - Memorial Service for Jamie Perkins

    Cathedral closed 13.00 - c 15.30
    East End remains closed until 17.00

  • 16.45 - Cathedral Stillness
  • 17.30 - Evening Prayer
Wednesday, 5th April 2017

  • 07.40 - Morning Prayer
  • 08.00 - Holy Communion
  • 08.35 - Cathedral Stillness
  • 10.30 - Mothers' Union Prayers
  • 17.30 - Evening Prayer
  • 21.00 - Compline

    Sung by Index Cantorum

Thursday, 6th April 2017

  • 07.05 - Cathedral Stillness
  • 07.40 - Morning Prayer
  • 08.00 - Holy Communion
  • 12.00 - Holy Communion
  • 17.30 - Evening Prayer
  • 19.00 - Via Luminosa: Stations of the Cross in light
Friday, 7th April 2017

  • 07.40 - Morning Prayer
  • 08.00 - Holy Communion
  • 17.30 - Evening Prayer
  • 19.00 - Via Luminosa: Stations of the Cross in light
Saturday, 8th April 2017

  • 07.40 - Morning Prayer
  • 08.00 - Holy Communion
  • 11.00 - Regional Chrism Mass

    Principal Concelebrant & Preacher: The Bishop of Richborough
    Cathedral closed from 10.00 - c13.00

  • 17.30 - EVENSONG

    Responses: Smith
    Canticles: Noble in A minor
    Anthem: Gibbons/Bairstow Jesu grant me this, I pray

Sunday, 9th April 2017

PALM SUNDAY

  • 07.35 - Morning Prayer
  • 08.00 - Holy Communion
  • 10.05 - BLESSING OF PALMS AND PROCESSION

    Starting at The Castle and processing to the Cathedral

  • 10.30 - SUNG EUCHARIST

    President: Canon Gregory Clifton-Smith
    Introits: Malcolm Ingrediente Domine
    Weelkes Hosanna to the Son of David
    Setting: Vierne Messe sollenelle
    Litany: Sweeney
    Coffee is served in the South Nave Aisle after this service

  • 15.30 - EVENSONG

    Girl Choristers and Lay Clerks
    Responses: Tomkins
    Canticles: Howells in B minor
    Anthem: Bruckner Os justi
    Palm Sunday Reflection: Canon Sue Wallace

Monday, 10th April 2017

HOLY WEEK

  • 07.40 - Morning Prayer
  • 08.00 - Holy Communion
  • 12.00 - Holy Communion
  • 17.30 - EVENSONG

    Men's Voices in the Lady Chapel
    Responses: Tallis
    Canticles: Mundy Service 'in three partes'
    Anthem: Gombert Lugebat David Absalom

Tuesday, 11th April 2017

HOLY WEEK

  • 07.40 - Morning Prayer
  • 08.00 - Holy Communion
  • 12.00 - Holy Communion
  • 16.45 - Cathedral Stillness
  • 17.30 - EVENSONG

    Responses: Byrd
    Canticles: D Purcell in E minor
    Anthem: Tallis Salvator mundi (canonic setting)

  • 20.00 - Meditations for Holy Week - Winchester Cathedral Chamber Choir

    Free admission - retiring collection

Wednesday, 12th April 2017

HOLY WEEK

  • 07.40 - Morning Prayer
  • 08.00 - Holy Communion
  • 08.35 - Cathedral Stillness
  • 12.00 - Holy Communion
  • 17.30 - Evening Prayer
Thursday, 13th April 2017

MAUNDY THURSDAY

  • 07.05 - Cathedral Stillness
  • 07.40 - Morning Prayer
  • 08.00 - Holy Communion
  • 11.00 - DIOCESAN CHRISM EUCHARIST

    with Blessing of Oils and Renewal of Ordination Commitment
    President & Homily: The Bishop of Winchester
    Setting: Howells Missa Collegium Regale

  • 17.30 - Evening Prayer
  • 19.00 - EUCHARIST OF THE LAST SUPPER

    President: The Dean
    Homily: The Rev'd Katie Lawrence
    Setting: Martin Mass for Double Choir
    Motet: Duruflé Ubi caritas
    Watch by the Altar of Repose (Holy Sepulchre Chapel) until 21.30
    Final reading and prayers: The Dean

     

Friday, 14th April 2017

GOOD FRIDAY

  • 09.30 - Morning Prayer
  • 12.00 - THE THREE HOURS

    12-13.15: The Preparation
    13.15: The Vigil of Silence
    13.30: The Litany in Procession: Tallis
    13.40: The Liturgy of Good Friday
    Vittoria St John Passion
    Sanders The Reproaches
    Poulenc Tenebrae factae sunt
    Lotti Crucifixus (à8)

  • 17.30 - EVENSONG

    Girl Choristers
    Responses: Plainsong
    Canticles: Plainsong
    Anthem: Martini Adoramus te, Christe

Saturday, 15th April 2017

EASTER EVE

  • 09.30 - Morning Prayer
  • 17.30 - Evening Prayer
  • 19.30 - Vigil - Retroquire
  • 20.00 - SERVICE OF LIGHT, CONFIRMATION AND THE FIRST EUCHARIST OF EASTER

    Choral Foundation
    President & Homily: The Bishop of Winchester
    Setting: Kodaly Missa brevis
    Motet: Tavener As one who has slept

Sunday, 16th April 2017

EASTER DAY

  • 08.00 - Holy Communion and Blessing of the Easter Garden
  • 10.00 - MATTINS

    Choral Foundation
    Responses: Rose
    Te Deum: Howells Collegium Regale
    Anthem: Hadley My beloved spake
    Sermon: The Bishop of Winchester

  • 11.15 - FESTAL EUCHARIST

    President & Homily: The Dean
    Setting: Howells Missa Collegium Regale

  • 15.30 - EVENSONG

    Responses: Rose
    Canticles: Wood Collegium Regale
    Anthem: Vaughan Williams Easter

Monday, 17th April 2017

EASTER WEEK

  • 07.40 - Morning Prayer
  • 08.00 - Holy Communion
  • 16.00 - Organ recital

    Colin Walsh (Lincoln Cathedral)
    Tickets and information

  • 17.30 - Evening Prayer
Tuesday, 18th April 2017

EASTER WEEK

  • 07.40 - Morning Prayer
  • 08.00 - Holy Communion
  • 11.00 - Ceremony of Remembrance
  • 13.00 - Lunchtime Recital

    Chiyan Wong (piano)
    Free admission with retiring collection Further information

  • 16.45 - Cathedral Stillness
  • 17.30 - Evening Prayer
Wednesday, 19th April 2017

EASTER WEEK

  • 07.40 - Morning Prayer
  • 08.00 - Holy Communion
  • 08.35 - Cathedral Stillness
  • 17.30 - Evening Prayer
Thursday, 20th April 2017

EASTER WEEK

  • 07.05 - Cathedral Stillness
  • 07.40 - Morning Prayer
  • 08.00 - Holy Communion
  • 12.00 - Holy Communion
  • 17.30 - Evening Prayer
Friday, 21st April 2017

EASTER WEEK

  • 07.40 - Morning Prayer
  • 08.00 - Holy Communion
  • 17.30 - Evening Prayer
Saturday, 22nd April 2017

EASTER WEEK

  • 07.40 - Morning Prayer
  • 08.00 - Holy Communion
  • 17.30 - EVENSONG

    Men's Voices
    Responses: Sharpe
    Canticles: Sumsion in G
    Anthem: Walker I will lift up mine eyes

  • 19.30 - Concert - Former Winchester Cathedral Choristers

    Tickets and information

Sunday, 23rd April 2017

THE SECOND SUNDAY OF EASTER

  • 08.00 - Holy Communion
  • 09.45 - MATTINS

    Responses: Moore
    Jubilate: Britten in E flat [1934]
    Anthem: Philips Surgens Jesus
    Sermon: Canon Sue Wallace

  • 11.00 - SUNG EUCHARIST

    Children's Church takes place in the Undercroft during this service
    President and Homily: Canon Roland Riem
    Setting: Haydn Missa Sancti Joannes de Deo
    Coffee is served in the South Nave Aisle after this service

  • 13.30 - Scouts' St George's Day Service
  • 15.30 - EVENSONG

    Responses: Moore
    Canticles: Wood in E flat No 2
    Anthem: Twist How shall we sing the Lord's song
    Sermon: The Rev'd Tim Laundon (Hospital Chaplain, Hampshire NHS Foundation Trust)

  • 18.00 - Taizé Service
Monday, 24th April 2017

GEORGE, MARTYR, PATRON OF ENGLAND C304 (tr.)

  • 07.40 - Morning Prayer
  • 08.00 - Holy Communion
  • 12.00 - Holy Communion
  • 17.30 - FESTAL EVENSONG

    Responses: Rose
    Canticles: Stanford in C
    Anthem: Parry My soul, there is a country

Tuesday, 25th April 2017

MARK THE EVANGELIST

  • 07.40 - Morning Prayer
  • 08.00 - Holy Communion
  • 12.00 - Holy Communion
  • 16.45 - Cathedral Stillness
  • 17.30 - FESTAL EVENSONG

    Responses: Rose
    Canticles: Watson in E
    Anthem: Lewis The souls of the righteous

Wednesday, 26th April 2017

  • 07.40 - Morning Prayer
  • 08.00 - Holy Communion
  • 08.35 - Cathedral Stillness
  • 15.30 - EVENSONG

    Live broadcast on BBC Radio 3 - please be seated by 15.15
    Introit: Philips Surgens Jesus
    Responses: Rose
    Canticles: Stanford in C
    Anthem: Twist How shall we sing the Lord's song

Thursday, 27th April 2017

  • 07.05 - Cathedral Stillness
  • 07.40 - Morning Prayer
  • 08.00 - Holy Communion
  • 12.00 - Holy Communion
  • 17.30 - EVENSONG

    Sung by Canford School Chamber Choir
    Responses: Shephard
    Canticles: Noble in B minor
    Anthem: Dove Seek him that maketh the seven stars

Friday, 28th April 2017

  • 07.40 - Morning Prayer
  • 08.00 - Holy Communion
  • 17.30 - EVENSONG

    Men's Voices
    Responses: Tallis
    Canticles: Sheppard Second Service
    Anthem: Sheppard Christ our Paschal Lamb

Saturday, 29th April 2017

Catherine of Siena, Teacher of the Faith, 1380

  • 07.40 - Morning Prayer
  • 08.00 - Holy Communion
  • 10.30 - Pilgrims' School Confirmation Service

    Cathedral closed 09.00 - 12.30

  • 17.30 - EVENSONG

    Sung by the Choir of Christ Church, Reading
    Responses: Reading
    Canticles: Stanford in C
    Anthem: Monteverdi Cantate Domino

Sunday, 30th April 2017

THE THIRD SUNDAY OF EASTER

  • 08.00 - Holy Communion
  • 09.45 - MATTINS

    Responses: Leighton
    Te Deum: Ireland in F
    Anthem: arr Lumsden Now the green blade riseth
    Sermon: Canon Richard Lindley

  • 11.00 - SUNG EUCHARIST

    Children's Church takes place in the Undercroft during this service
    President: Canon Richard Lindley
    Homily: Mrs Valerie Woodward
    Setting: Mozart Spatzenmesse K217
    Coffee is served in the South Nave Aisle after this service

  • 15.30 - EVENSONG

    Men's Voices
    Responses: Truslove
    Canticles: Madden in D
    Anthem: Boyce The Lord is King
    Sermon: The Rev'd Rachel Hartland (Old Basing and Lychpit)